Debuting September 21-23, 2016, the Forum is a three-day program exploring sustainability as an overarching framework for life in the 21st century, focusing specifically on the megatrends distinguishing sustainability from its 20th century precursors. The Forum is directed by Daniel C. Esty, the Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy at Yale University and Director of the Yale Center for Environmental Law & Policy. Learn more at sustainability-forum.yale.edu.
Dan Esty joined the Atlantic at the Democratic National Convention to discuss what strategies and policies should the next President of the United States adopt. With recent gains in energy production, is there an ideal mix of conventional and renewable energy sources that will help grow the economy while protecting the environment? Click here to watch the discussion.
YCELP is partnering with the Council of Western State Foresters to research climate-smart forestry policies across the American West and Pacific Island nations. Lisa Dale is heading the research and with a team of graduate students, the Center will produce a climate policy synthesis report and a series of case studies of climate change adaptation and mitigation across the West and the Pacific.